Definition of Puling

1. n. A cry, as of a chicken,; a whining or whimpering.



2. a. Whimpering; whining; childish.

Definition of Puling

1. Verb. (present participle of pule) ¹

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Definition of Puling

1. a plaintive cry [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Puling

puldrons
pule
puled
pulegone
puler
pulers
pules
puli
pulicene
pulicide
pulicides
pulicine
pulier
puliest
pulik
puling (current term)
pulingly
pulings
pulis
pulk
pulka
pulkas
pulkha
pulkhas
pulks
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Literary usage of Puling

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1. Coriolanus by William Shakespeare (1891)
"... faint puling, and lament as I do, In anger, Juno-like. Come, come, come. [Exeunt. Men. Fie, fie, fie! ..."

2. Dansk-norsk-engelsk Ordbog by Johannes Magnussen (1902)
"... -ri [n] puling. Flakke [vt] split, cleave; [Tomr.] chamfer; flakt 0rn spread eagle. .... puling ..."

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